During a public meeting in Baltimore on Thursday, US President Joe Biden said climate change poses a threat to the existence of mankind since the rise of the global temperature by more than 1.5 degrees may lead to severe consequences, TASS reports, citing CNN.

Biden mentioned that he will be announcing the commitment to achieve zero emissions in energy production by the year 2035 during the Glasgow Climate Change Conference, adding that there is still a lot to do before 2030.

Biden also spoke out about the possibility of creating tax stimuli to achieve the goals on the climate agenda and solve environmental issues.